Avoiding Errors When Dismissing a Bankruptcy Appeal



Darren Azman and Michael Galen wrote this bylined article on a recent case that clarifies appellate jurisdiction for bankruptcy court decisions under Rule 8008. “The Seventh Circuit’s recent decision in Cox v. Nostaw Inc. serves as a useful reminder of Bankruptcy Rule 8008’s proper application in the context of a settlement that occurs pending appeal, and provides welcome guidance for a rule that was only recently enacted, and for which there is sparse case law,” the authors wrote.